October 30, 2012 07:37 PM
by Roger Kimball, from Roger's Rules
Well, it was grim, Hurricane Sandy. We were prepared for something bad, but this storm, as we were warned, turned out to be like nothing I had ever seen. Yesterday, I posted some alarming charts describing the amount of extra water that had piled up in Long Island Sound and the extraordinary air pressure that [...]
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